By Chris Ojow
Milimani court chief magistrate, found three accused guilty of selling counterfeit goods.
Janet nzisa silas , Peter Macharia Ndirangu and Elvis Wambugu Wakonyo pleaded guilty before Senior magistrate P. Ooko at Milimani law court Nairobi County.
The three were charged with having in their possession in the course trade, counterfeit goods.
Contrary to section 32(a) as read with the section 35(1) of the anti-counterfeit act. At Iconix electronics, salute electronics and Hisa electronics, within Nairobi county along River road Luthuli lane.
They had in their possession in the course of trade over one hundred and thirty pieces of complete Antennae branded JE calculated to cause confusion as to the origin of the original protected GOTV products all valued to over three hundred thousand Kenya shillings.
The Prosecution alerted the court that the three accused were first time offenders and did not object to their release on fine or serve sentences. On their defense the three accused pleaded for lenient fine and mercy saying they were just trying to make a living. The court gave them an option of fine and they were released.